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Ranging reporter J.R. Ortega talked with people at Ramsey's Restaurant about what they think about the homeless situation in Victoria.

Is it a situation, or isn't it?

Sonny Long will be a reporting a story in Friday's Advocate about the homeless count.

Here is what they had to say:

"I see people walking around as always, like Pepper."

David Hudson, Victoria, plant operator


"I feel there are and I feel it's growing. I think they need to build another Salvation Army."

John Martinez, Victoria, owner of L&M Plumbing


"I don't see them around and I don't go out often."

John Williams, Port O'Connor, commercial fisherman


"I suggest to have more shelters for them. Our homeless problem isn't as big as in other cities."

A.R. Wearden, Victoria, retired